Puerto Rico with $70B debt?The United States has a debt 286 times
larger.This is the result of Democrats, Republicans, and its
people.Perhaps, Puerto Rico will be helping our nation with its
Anyone with a brain knows all people are better off being self reliant compared
to being dependant on welfare, bailouts and entitlements. The government does
not help people by making them dependant on other people's money. It may
get democrats elected (robbing Peter to buy Paul's vote) but it destroys
people, families and nations!
Why is it that the most conservative voting state receive the most federal aid?
The Feds lose money on those states. Sounds like conservative love their
socialism, they just won't admit it.
A trillion dollars in tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans and no job
creations? Puerto Rico is our Puerto Rico is our ally. They should
be our 51st state. Why would we afford Russia the opportunity to move in and
take over that country?
Hey Thid Barker -"Bail them out with borrowed money! "Oh?As we do with the Republican Red States who accept far
more money from the federal government, on average, then they pay in taxes."GOP-leaning states get lion's share of federal dollars" -
PolitifactI'm tired of paying the way for Republicans.When are "Conservative" Republicans going to pay their own way? . .
. Anybody know?
Bail them out with borrowed money! @ Lou: Educate yourself, we have
the highest corporate tax rates in the world! Just because someone has a dime
more than you doesn't mean it belongs to you!
Add another $30B and send a check to Illinois.
Tax cuts for luxury corporate jets ($300 million/year).Big oil subsidies
($37.5 billion/year).Pharmaceutical Corporation subsidies ($270
billion/year).Capital gains tax breaks ($51 billion/year).Corporate
tax subsidies from state and local governments ($80.4 billion/year).Handouts to Big Ag ($18 billion/year). Welfare for Wall Street ($83
billion/year).Export-Import bank subsidies ($112 billion).Federal
contracts for the top 200 biggest companies ($880 billion/year).All
these wonderful tax breaks that benefit wealthy corporations with no guarantee
of job creations and Conservative worry about helping Puerto Rico with financial
While it's labeled a bi-partisan bill I bet you more Republicans vote
against it then for it, and the only way it passes is if Pelosi rallies the
Democrats. Say what you will but the Republicans have been unified on little,
and anything of substance that has happened over the past 8 years is because the
Democrats get it done.